Criminal Defense Lawyers in Augusta, GA Family Law, Personal Injury, and Mediation Services
Davis, Chapman, & Wilder, LLC is a law firm in Augusta, Georgia focused on criminal defense, family law, and personal injury. We are competitive, competent, and compassionate attorneys who are focused on providing the best possible representation for our clients.
Our vision reflects our values: integrity, service, education, and teamwork. The goal of our firm is to provide consistent and exemplary representation to each client. We understand that our clients come to us in times of great personal distress and face severe potential consequences. We strive to provide compassionate and thorough representation and counseling. Our clients’ struggles range from collecting monetary compensation and navigating driver’s license and housing consequences to facing lengthy prison sentences.
imberly Wilder is an experienced trial lawyer in Augusta, Georgia who has defended over 1,000 felony and misdemeanor cases in Juvenile, State, and Superior Courts throughout Georgia.
She has built her reputation as an attorney who strives to achieve the best results for all clients through dedicated, diligent, and attentive representation. Kimberly believes that early action in a case lays the groundwork to produce the best outcomes for her clients. She has employed this approach in a variety of criminal cases, to include:
Obstruction of an Officer
Cruelty to Children
Possession of a Firearm
Theft by Taking
Possession of Drugs
As a registered mediator, she has successfully settled a wide variety of contentious civil cases. She is also accredited through the Office of General Counsel for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs to represent veterans in the preparation, presentation, and prosecution for VA benefits.
Kimberly was born and raised in Augusta, Georgia. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Georgia in 2008. In 2011, she graduated from the University of Georgia School of Law where she excelled in Moot Court. She competed in numerous nationwide competitions and was awarded best overall advocate in a prestigious national moot court competition. After completing law school, Kimberly returned home to Augusta to practice law.
Kimberly is an active member of the Augusta Bar Association, Young Lawyers of Augusta, Augusta Youth Development Campus Great Debaters Program, GABWA, and various other community programs.
Holly Chapman moved to Augusta from Sandy Springs, Georgia in 2009 when she began her career as a criminal defense attorney. Prior to that, she studied chemical engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology and obtained her bachelor’s degree. She went on to earn her law degree from Georgia State University, where she was awarded honors for litigation.
Although she initially worked for a small civil firm, she knew that she wanted to pursue other opportunities. Her passion for justice and defending the rights of individuals made criminal law a natural choice. Over the past ten years, she has participated in approximately fifty trials, twenty-four of which she served as lead counsel. The nature of the charges in these trials ranged from misdemeanor shoplifting and obstruction of a law enforcement officer to aggravated assault, armed robbery, child molestation, and murder. Holly has represented over a thousand people with criminal charges, assisting them with sentencings, revocations, motion hearings, trials, and appeals. She is licensed to practice in the magistrate, state, and superior courts of Georgia, the Georgia Court of Appeals, the Georgia Supreme Court, and the federal court in the Northern and Southern Districts of Georgia.
Not only is Holly an experienced trial attorney in the criminal defense arena but she also works diligently to assist her clients with their family law needs, whether it be divorce, child custody and support, legitimation, or adoption. Her years in the courtroom, her well-honed negotiation skills, and her compassion for her clients are invaluable in securing the best possible outcome for those she represents.
As a member of the Augusta community, she has enjoyed participating in local organizations, including the Augusta Bar Association, Young Lawyers of Augusta, Mock Trial, Friends of the Augusta Library, Junior League of Augusta, and Leadership Augusta (Class of 2016). She is the current president of the Augusta Criminal Defense Lawyers Association. Holly resides in Augusta with her husband, Mike, and their daughters.
Originally from Texas, Alexia grew up playing elite soccer and was able to continue her pursuit of excellence as a student athlete at Baylor University. Alexia studied International Business and Marketing at Baylor in Waco, Texas graduating in 2003.
After completing her studies in Texas, she pursued the study of law at Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana graduating in 2006. While in New Orleans she discovered her passion for public service and continued that pursuit as part of the Georgia Public Defender Standards Council Honors Program in Augusta, Georgia. For over 10 years, she zealously represented her clients and trained new attorneys in both her office and statewide under Georgia’s Transition into Law Practice Program. Alexia advocated as lead counsel in more than 40 jury trials including murder, armed robbery, aggravated assault, obstruction, child molestation, and drug trafficking cases.
In 2016, she completed the Leadership Augusta program and continued to branch out in varying leadership roles across the community. She is active in a number of civic organizations including Boys and Girls Club, Greater Augusta Arts Council, Dream Builders of America’s Youth, and Leadership Augusta. She currently serves as the 2018 Vice President for the Augusta Bar Association. Additionally, she serves on the Welcome Ministry as a member of Tabernacle Baptist Church.
Alexia is a dedicated servant to the Augusta community and strives to uplift it one citizen at a time. Alexia is no stranger to teamwork and recognizes the power of engaging multiple minds to solve a problem. Davis, Chapman, and Wilder, LLC will harness that power in representing its clients.